Period
to 21 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a C++ Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

C++ Developer
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 95 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 - +104
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.063% 0.33% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Hertfordshire median daily rate £375 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% - -
East of England median daily rate £350 £365 £400
% change year-on-year -4.11% -8.75% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £52.50 - £40.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 1,481 1,401 1,369
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.20% 92.84% 96.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 868 706 754
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £173 £201 £205
90th Percentile £556 £575 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £415 £388
% change year-on-year +2.41% +7.10% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 131 87
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.35 £16.81 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.21% +5.03% -5.88%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £48.55 £40.00 £53.00
East of England median hourly rate £17.43 £18.00 £20.41
% change year-on-year -3.19% -11.81% -2.83%

C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings that featured C++ Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Developer in Hertfordshire

C++ Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C++ Developer in Hertfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ Developer in Hertfordshire

C++ Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer in Hertfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ Developer in Hertfordshire

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 5 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, C++ Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Low Latency

C++ Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL